Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

The Creative Gesture

Workshop | Classe

Banff  AB
July 1-10 août 2019
Community Dance


A Welcome Resistance

For the first time in the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity’s eighty-five-year history, Indigenous Arts will be programmed continuously throughout the calendar year.

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity presents BodyWeather
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

BodyWeather Workshop

Workshop | Classe

Banff  AB
February 4-8 février 2019

Dance artists and faculty, including Adi Salant, Tilman O’Donnell and Jermain Spivey, in the studio during Banff Centre’s Creative Gesture residency / Photo courtesy of Banff Centre

Fundamental Questions

How conflicting ideas about the goals of a mature dance collaboration derailed Banff Centre's Creative Gesture Residency in 2016 By Mark Mann

In July of 2016, Banff Centre ran a residency designed to answer the need for professional development opportunities for mid-career dance artists. By the end of the program, only five of the original ten participants remained. This is what happened.

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

Choreography Across Disciplines

Workshop | Classe

Banff  AB
December 4-11 décembre 2016

Big Brother Comes to Fluid Fest

Major Motion Picture by Out Innerspace Dance Theatre explores timely themes of surveillance, otherness, propaganda and belief through eccentric and lawless characters.


The Creative Gesture

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity By Sarah Todd

The Creative Gesture, the inaugural contemporary dance residency led by sessional Banff dance director Emily Molnar and program head Stephen Laks, demonstrates responsiveness within a very ambitious and structured four weeks in the mountains.

Ballet BC Artists Emily Chessa and Brandon Alley / Photo by Cindi Wicklund
Ballet BC, Medhi Walerski

Romeo + Juliet

Performance | Spectacle

February 10 février 2018
Sat @ 7:30 PM | Samedi @ 19:30